With an overall population of 137,946 and a student population of 28,351, approximately 724 of Torrance students attend one of Torrance's schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
Westwood College-South Bay is the largest healthcare administration school in Torrance, based on student population and is accredited by Westwood College is currently nationally accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), which is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.. In 2010, Westwood College-South Bay graduated approximately 0 students from its healthcare administration program.
If you decide to work as a healthcare administrator in Torrance, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 healthcare administrators in California were working in the greater Torrance area. Torrance's healthcare administrator workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare administrators.
As a healthcare administrator in Torrance, you can expect to make an average salary of $99,120 per year. This is higher than the average salary for healthcare administrators in the state.